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Why I March - Assimilation No More

This Saturday, I will join the Women’s March on Washington in honor of my mamma – Betty Laverne Mekelburg. This weekend marks what would have been her 81st birthday. 501 more words


stranger, then fiction…

I am old enough to remember research before the advent of the internet. Data and inspiration for A Song Heard in the Future would have taken quite a bit longer without the worldwide web. 606 more words


Chaos and Rigidity

“And we must remember that all these things, the nuances, the anomalies, the subtleties, which we assume only accessorize our days, are effective for a much larger and nobler cause. 1,080 more words

Day To Day

Best Writing Movies

I’ve been thinking about the writing process once again, specifically my writing process.

Catching a piece of ‘Mike & Molly’ triggered the thinking. Molly, as a teacher, decides to write, and quickly and seemingly easily writes a book, finds a publisher, gets it published and so on. 771 more words


Movie Review - Stranger Than Fiction

Released in 2006, Stranger Than Fiction stars Will Ferrell as Harold Crick, a normal and ordinary man living a normal and ordinary life until one day he begins hearing a voice in his head narrating his thoughts, actions, and various events in his life, as if he were a character in a book. 724 more words

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Twisted Words

Snakes & snails & puppy dog tales
and me the silent observer
unraveling yarn from the skein
wondering my place in the scheme of things… 32 more words